Global Packing and Crating Services

We can handle all the details for you

Optimation provides expert domestic and international crating and packing services. Our crating shop is located in New York, ten minutes from the Rochester International Airport. We know how to get clients’ equipment to their destination, safely and on schedule. 

Services include: 

  • Crating Design and Fabrication 
  • Specialty Packaging and Protection 
  • Carrier Selection Assistance 

Optimation offers a full service solution for your crating needs. We are able to pick your equipment up, build its custom crate and either transport it to its new location or arrange for it to be shipped domestically or abroad. Optimation can handle crating needs anywhere from light, delicate laboratory equipment to large, heavy, and bulky production machines. Optimation’s cranes are capable of loading and unloading equipment weighing up to 40 tons; our riggers will ensure your equipment is securely moved, even in the most complex environments. Our carpenters work with a wide range of machinery and can build custom-designed skids suited for your specific requirements.

We can work with you to select the appropriate levels of protection for your equipment: 


  • Corrugated
  • Shrink Wrapping
  • Anti-Static
  • Cushioning
  • Vapor Barrier
  • Product Specific


  • ISPM-15 Certified by NeLMA
  • Wood Crating
  • Custom Pallets & Skids
  • Custom Crating
  • Turnkey Packaging & Crating
  • Reusable Knockdown Crates

We’ll come to you and provide On-site Packing and Crating to professionally pack items at your facility.  Optimation is equipped with all the tools, equipment and trucks to complete the job efficiently and professionally.  Our carpenters have the experience to load, lash, block and brace machinery, equipment, electronics and other non-bulk loads as required.

  • Pickup & Delivery
  • Moving & Relocation Services

Let us help you choose the carrier that best meets your needs and budget. We have worked with a wide range of carriers and have a detailed knowledge of their specialization.
Our team handles the whole process, from start to finish.

NeLMA Registered Lumber

Optimation builds its crates using only lumber certified and inspected by the Northeastern Lumber Manufacturers Association.

Project Applications:

  • Heavy Equipment Relocations
  • Lab Equipment Moves
  • Electronic Equipment Shipments
  • Product/Part Containers
  • Tooling Crates/Skids